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The State of Unemployment in the US

December 27, 2012

No news from the Bureau of Labor Statistics is bad news for the U.S. economy. The government agency just released its August unemployment report, shaking the markets and consumer confidence alike. No jobs were added in August and the unemployment rate remained unchanged at 91%. Source

UCUBED map showcases broad GOP attack on jobless.

UCUBED map showcases broad GOP attack on jobless.

September 19, 2012

Metropolitan area unemployment numbers for the month of February reveal another poor showing on behalf of state governments to create much-needed jobs. In fact, instead of putting Americans back to work, a number of state governors and legislatures – particularly those with Republican majorities – are proposing and moving a series of bills aimed at […]

U.S. Employment Picture at a Glance

U.S. Employment Picture at a Glance

August 30, 2012

This infographic provides a quick visual of current unemployment rate in the U.S. It breaks down unemployment by full time workers, part time workers, unemployed and looking, unemployed and not looking and not in labor force.

Obama by the Numbers

Obama by the Numbers

May 13, 2012

In this infographic, are various statements and promises made by Barack Obama (and a few others) during both the 2008 campaign and early on in his Presidency. These statements were then set against current statistics and those from inauguration day or 2008 for annual stats. Source